The Ballet Workshop, Inc.

1634 Railroad Street,  Enumclaw WA  98022      (360) 825-2196    

Youth Program

Our students are our prime focus.  Each class syllabus has been developed to challenge each student and encourages them to achieve their personal best using positive teaching techniques with emphasis placed on correct body alignment, terminology and proper execution of positions, exercises and steps.  We pride ourselves in our high standards of teaching for every level offered, allowing each student the opportunity to learn and grow at their own pace while developing poise, grace and confidence.

Ballet 2 – Requires at least three years of recent training from the age of 8, more years preferred.  Must audition for class placement.

Ballet 3 – Requires at least four years of recent training from the age of 8, more years preferred.  Must audition for class placement.

Ballet 4 – Requires at least five years of recent training from the age of 8, more years preferred.   Must audition for class placement.

Ballet 5 – Structured for the advanced dancer.  Pointe shoes required.  Must audition for class placement.

Jazz 2/Contemporary – High Intermediate Level – Designed for ages age 13 and up.  Emphasis placed on a low center of gravity, fall and recovery, isolations, motor steps and footwork using proper alignment and retaining choreography.  Expands into learning longer and more complex combinations, jumps and multiple turns while emphasizing more control of movement.  Various styles introduced; contemporary, jazz, modern, Broadway, lyrical.   Must audition for class placement.

Jazz 3/Contemporary – Advanced Level – This class reinforces syllabus in previous level working at a much faster pace for the more-advanced dancer.  We work on longer and more complex combinations/choreography including a variety of jumps and leaps with multiple turns and quick footwork while exploring various styles; contemporary, jazz, modern, Broadway, lyrical.  Retaining choreography is a must!   Must audition for class placement.